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- Oracle Announce Security Alert for OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability CVE-2014-0160
The Security Alert for OpenSSL Heartbleed vulnerability CVE-2014-0160 was released on April 18th, 2014. This Security Alert addresses CVE-2014-0160 (‘Heartbleed’), a security vulnerability which affects multiple OpenSSL versions implemented by various vendors in their products. This vulnerability also affects multiple Oracle products. Due to the severity and the reported exploitation of CVE-2014-0160 “in the wild,” [...]
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- Heartbleed Sites and How to Reset Your Passwords
Several big companies have been hit by the recent Heartbleed vulnerability in OpenSSL. It is advisable to reset your password with these companies incase your details have been leaked – it is also advisable to only do this once they have announced that it’s been patched. Where possible, it is also a good idea to [...]
- Huge WordPress Jetpack Exploit Discovered – Update to v2.9.3
Jetpack has released version a new version of its WordPress plugin; version 2.9.3 today. This plugs a newly discovered massive exploit that had been resident since v1.9! Jetpack have recommended that all WordPress websites running Jetpack update their plugin immediately. Visit WordPress.org and manually download Jetpack to download it manually or via your WordPress admin panel [...]
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